Lemons

The lemon (limon) is a species of small evergreen tree native to Asia. The trees ellipsoidal yellow fruit is used for culinary and non-culinary purposes throughout the world, primarily for its juice, which has both culinary and cleaning uses. The pulp and rind (zest) are also used in cooking and baking. The juice of the lemon is about 5% to 6% citric acid, which gives a sour taste. The distinctive sour taste of lemon juice makes it a key ingredient in drinks and foods such as lemonade and lemon meringue pie.

Lemons contain numerous phytochemicals, including polyphenols, terpenes, and tannins.As with other citrus fruits, they have significant concentrations of citric acid (about 47 g/l in juice).


Category : Citrus tags : Juice Fruit

Average quantity per 100 g net of Lemons :

0% Vitamin A
88% Vitamin C
3% Calcium
3% Iron

Subscribe to us!

Enter Your email address for our mailing list to keep yourself update.

Fresh

Always fresh.

Healthy

Keeps your family healthy.

Eco

Safe from pesticides.

Yammy

Easy to make yammy dishes.